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Opera in the 20th century

The history of twentieth (and twenty-first) century opera. 2016B.

2016: a busy year. Today attention for Irish, North American and Argentine productions. So there’s something for everyone.


In this episode, fragments from:

Donnacha Dennehy- The Hunger (DBX2954)

David Lang- Anatomy Theater (DCX7200)

Martin Matalon-( picture ) L’ombre de Venceslao


More opera and operetta productions from 2016:

Jake Heggie- It’s a Wonderful Life

Louis Karchin- Jane Eyre

Lori Laitman- The Scarlet Letter

Gerald Barry- Alice’s Adventure Under ground

Du Yun- Angel’s Bone

Missy Mazzoli- Breaking the Waves

Daniel Schnyder- Charlie Parker’s Yardbird

Bright Sheng- Dream of the Red Chamber

Thomas Ades- The Exterminating Angel

Gregory Spears- Fellow travelers

Elena Langer- Figaro gets a Divorce

Tarik O’Regan- Mata Hari

Emily Hall- Found and Lost

David T. Little- JFK

Sherry Woods- Mara: A Chamber Opera on Good and Evil

Judd Greenstein- A Marvelous Order

Paul Moravec- The Shining

Robert Livingstone Aldridge- Sister Carrie

William Bolcom Dinner at Eight

Carlisle Floyd-The Player


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